United States next year, US President Joe Biden and Vice President joined Instagram’s Threads.
The move of joining 'Threads' comes after the White House commented on recent Elon Musk’s antisemitic controversy where he shared a conspiracy theory on X.
Biden’s profile garnered over two million followers after an hour of joining 'Threads.' In his first post on the social media platform, President said «Folks, it’s President Biden.”
“You’re hearing from me today from a new platform, but my message to you hasn’t changed: Right now, we face an inflection point – one of those challenging moments in history where the decisions we make today will determine decades to come,” the president said.
The White House on Friday accused Elon Musk of repeating a „hideous“ antisemitic lie on his social media site X this week.
It has called his comments as „abhorrent promotion of antisemitic and racist hate“ that „runs against our core values as Americans.“
Responding to Musk's post on Wednesday, the White House condemned what it called an „abhorrent promotion of antisemitic and racist hate“ that „runs against our core values as Americans.“
Amid reactions, Musk commented on the row on 'X.' Musk has also announced that 'X Corp' will file a lawsuit against Media Matters and those who attacked social media platform X, Elon Musk said on Saturday in a post on the platform, soon after major U.S. companies paused their advertisements on the site.
Threads was first launched Threads in July as a to rival X, formerly Twitter.
This platform came after Musk made various changes to the app that were widely criticized. Within few hours, over 30 million people signed up on Threads.
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